Food Facts & Lore

It Was An Accident!

The sandwich. Accident. Cobb Salad. Accident. Chocolate chip cookies. Accident. The first two were created to satisfy hunger when the kitchen was low on options and the patron both valued and demanding. The third was the result of an inspired ingredient substitution that gave birth to an irresistible treat. These made it into culinary history… Continue reading It Was An Accident!

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Would You Eat This?

  Remember the “Cronuts?” They were the Internet craze of 2017. We may not see them much anymore, but that does not mean they have disappeared. The Cronut remains fashionable and highly sought wherever it has been elevated to a niche delicacy. The “Cruffin” did not get as much press, but it has established its… Continue reading Would You Eat This?

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A Few Notable Food Inventions

Food-related inventions are born of necessity, usually. At least this is how it used to be, until our creative minds got ahead of our stomachs and we embarked on a veritable invention binge. We just can’t stop innovating. Some inventions are more useful than others. Perhaps all inventions are merely a stepping stone to something… Continue reading A Few Notable Food Inventions